Someone is risking $1.5 million on the hope that shares of Southwestern Energy will rise nearly 15% in the next 4 months. The company reports earnings next week.
Signs are pointing to an abnormally cold winter ahead, and you know what that means. These 3 suppliers may be in the best position to profit.
These picks boast market caps upward of $10 billion, have average daily volumes topping $1 million, and are trading above their 200-day moving averages.
Weyerhaeuser is upgraded to 'buy,' and Zynga is initiated with a 'sell.'
Trulia is downgraded to 'sector perform,' and PulteGroup is upgraded to 'outperform.'
Elan is upgraded to 'market perform,' and Affymax is downgraded to 'neutral.'
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